Home > Photography > The "Sunny Day 16" Rule

The "Sunny Day 16" Rule

I found a fascinating article on DIYPhotography.net covering the Sunny Day 16 rule – a rule that was one of those to never forget when using film. Essentially, on a sunny day you set your aperture to f/16 and shutter speed as close to the ISO speed on the film, practically this means ISO speed 100, aperture f/16, shutter speed 125 (or 100 if it allows).

Now all I have to do is try it out on digital film…and remember the rule.

DIYPhotography

Advertisements
Categories: Photography
  1. No comments yet.
  1. No trackbacks yet.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out / Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out / Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out / Change )

Google+ photo

You are commenting using your Google+ account. Log Out / Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: